Who we are
EMBA is a non-profit society dedicated to advocating for and improving mountain biking in the Greater Edmonton area.
Establish Greater Edmonton as the best urban centre in the world to ride a mountain bike.
EMBA provides leadership and advocacy in the areas of building and maintaining singletrack trails in Edmonton's North Saskatchewan River Valley.
Legal trails • Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability • Cooperation & Partnership • Volunteerism and Friendship.
EMBA started the Adopt-A-Trail program in 2010, in affiliation with the City of Edmonton.
We work with our participating members to maintain Edmonton's singletrack trails. EMBA along with each participating member, organize and host Trail Days throughout the season while providing guidance, expertise, and resources to complete the trail work.
In 2016 we hosted 23 Trail Days with 219 Volunteers, logging over 820 hours of trail maintenance. Trail quality continues to improve since this program began.
• For 2017 we've implemented Winter Trail Trimming days, hosting 4 so far in the first 3 months.
participating adopt-a-trail members